23023
Florida
Greek Mythology, an Early History of Florida, Famous and Fabulous
In beautiful Winter Park, Florida, delve into Greek mythology, get an early history of the Sunshine state and learn the stories behind America’s most famous artworks.
Rating (5)
Program No. 23023RJ
Length
6 days
Starts at
699

At a Glance

How does Greek mythology intersect with the country’s actual history? What were the circumstances of Florida’s first “land rush”? Why did Whistler paint a portrait of his beloved mother? If you’re a student of history, join us in sunny Winter Park, Florida, as we delve into the topics of Greek mythology, Florida’s early history and the origins of famous American artworks.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Revisit well-known Greek myths through a historic viewpoint and consider how these colorful stories line up with archaeological findings.
  • Trace Florida’s early history from the First Spanish Period to its statehood and learn about its first settlers and the original land rush.
  • Hear the stories behind famous American art works by artists including Winslow Homer, Dorothea Lange, Andrew Wyeth and more.

General Notes

Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.





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